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A Tale of Two Collections: The Icons of Nikolai Likhachev and Ilya Ostroukhov

“We always imagine Russian culture in the form of a diptych, in which one wing is Petersburg and the other Moscow,” the critic Abram Efros wrote in 1921. “In the field of Russian…

From  Jack Allen on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 19 plays

Gillett G. Griffin Memorial Lecture: Raina Lampkins-Fielder, Souls Grown Deep Foundation

Please join us for the fourth Gillett G. Griffin Memorial lecture with guest Raina Lampkins-Fielder, curator of The Souls Grown Deep Foundation, an organization dedicated to improving the quality of…

From  PU Princeton University Library on March 5th, 2021 0 likes 63 plays

The Hermitage or a “museum” in 1770 according to Catherine the Great

Why did Catherine the Great build the entire complex of the Hermitage ? This question could constitute the main thread in our presentation. Behind the origins of the Hermitage was the initial idea of…

From  Jack Allen on February 18th, 2021 0 likes 57 plays

From Rudolf II to Catherine II: Goltzius’ Without Bacchus and Ceres, Venus is Chilled and its Iconography

Hendrick Goltzius (1558–1617): Without Bacchus and Ceres, Venus is Chilled, c. 1604–6 This superb large drawing, executed in a manner that imitates the technique of engraving on copper,…

From  Jack Allen on December 18th, 2020 0 likes 56 plays

How to be a European: Collecting Drawings in Imperial Russia

Catherine the Great founded the now internationally-renowned drawings collection of the Hermitage Museum with the purchase in 1768 of the cabinet of Count Charles Cobenzl (Brussels). At a time when…

From  Jack Allen on December 18th, 2020 0 likes 55 plays

The Yusupovs in Paris: Building a Collection

The Yusupovs are renowned for their patronage and significant art collection established by Prince Nikolai Borisovich (1750-1831). Largely studied since the 19th century and more recently, this…

From  Jack Allen on December 18th, 2020 0 likes 49 plays

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A Parasitoid Puzzle: Phylogeny, divergence dating and historical biogeography of Labeninae (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae)

From  EEB EEB Media on October 13th, 2020 0 likes 5 plays

J. Michael Padgett Interview

J. Michael Padgett has been Curator of Ancient Art at the Princeton University Art Museum since 1992. He has a B.A. from the University of Kentucky (1975), an M.A. from the University of Minnesota…

From  Classics Classics SCAD on August 29th, 2020 0 likes 84 plays

Reunions 2020 Tiger Entrepreneurs Conference: Arts Institutions, COVID, and How Live Gatherings Might Adapt

Leslie Wu Foley '87 (Boston Symphony Orchestra), Lane Harwell '02 (Ford Foundation), Jennie Scholick '09 (SF Ballet), Margaret Walker Clair '10 (collections professional), and…

From  PEC PEC Events on June 3rd, 2020 0 likes 12 plays

Emily Spalding - 2020 Journalism Senior Colloquium

Emily Spalding '20 presents her certificate project, "In Richmond, Virginia, Kehinde Wiley’s Rumors Of War Tackles a Controversial History Head-On," during the Program in…

From  Margo Bresnen on May 13th, 2020 0 likes 25 plays

Hugh Hayden and Chika Okeke-Ogulu Conversation - February 20, 2020

Hugh Hayden and Chika Okeke-Ogulu Conversation - February 20, 2020

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on February 24th, 2020 0 likes 163 plays

States of Health: Visualizing Illness and Healing - SESSION 2: Illness, Representation, and Healing - November 15, 2019

States of Health: Visualizing Illness and Healing - SESSION 2: Illness, Representation, and Healing - November 15, 2019 Elena Fratto, Assistant Professor in Slavic Languages and Literatures:…

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on December 20th, 2019 0 likes 28 plays

States of Health: Visualizing Illness and Healing - SESSION 1: Medicine, Art, and Community - November 15, 2019

States of Health: Visualizing Illness and Healing - SESSION 1: Medicine, Art, and Community - November 15, 2019 10:00–10:30 am WELCOME AND COFFEE 10:30 am–12:30 pm SESSION 1: Medicine,…

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on December 20th, 2019 0 likes 29 plays

A Visit with Maya Lin - November 5, 2019

A Visit with Maya Lin - November 5, 2019

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on November 18th, 2019 0 likes 60 plays